10 Stories of Single Mothers - Barbara


Barbara is an Indigenous woman and a survivor of the Stolen Generation. She was taken away from her mother at the age of two years old and spent 15 years of her life in a government welfare family group home. Today Barbara is connected with her Aboriginal family and has had seven children – four alive today – and five grandchildren. She has spent time trying to live on Newstart and seen firsthand the terrible impacts on children when their parent or caregiver is struggling with poverty.

9 Sam 1


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8 Penny 2


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7 Wendy 4


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6 Bienvenue 9


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3 Bianca 4
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